BGC's School-Aged Gym Gem Program for Girls

Emerald Kinders
An introductory and beginning class for Kindergarteners.
A specially designed class for Kindergarteners where we'll cover all gymnastics basics.
Pre-requisites: None
Class Length: 1 hour, 1 or 2 days per week

Advanced Kinders
An advanced beginning class for Kindergarteners.
This class is for girls who have taken classes with us previously. A class for girs who excel in their listening and are ready to build upon their beginning level skills.
Pre-requisites: Promotion from Super Flyers, Advanced Super Flyers or Emerald Kinders
Class Length: 1 hour, 1 or 2 days per week

Beginning Sapphires A and B
A beginning level class where girls learn basic gymnastics skills. This class is for gymnasts who are just starting out or still working on perfecting skills such as cartwheels, handstands and pullovers.
A: Children currently enrolled in 1st or 2nd grade
B: Children currently enrolled in 3rd through 5th grade
In this class we'll teach all the fundamentals of gymnastics, including: rolling, handstands, cartwheels, pullovers and much more.
Pre-requisites: None
Class Length: 1 hour, 1 or 2 days per week

Intermediate Rubies A and B
An intermediate level gymnastics class where girls build upon their previous skills. To enter this class girls should be able to do cartwheels and vertical handstands, a bridge kickover from a mat, a kickover or pullover on bars and kick to handstand flat backs on vault.
A: Children currently enrolled in 1st or 2nd grade
B: Children currently enrolled in 3rd through 5th grade
Pre-requisites: Promotion from Beginning Sapphires class, Emerald Kinders class or through an assessment
Class Length: 1 1/2 hours, 1 or 2 days per week

Intermediate Plus
An advanced intermediate level gymnastics class. To enter this class girls should be able to do cartwheels and handstands with nice form, back bends and kickovers on floor, pullovers and back hip circles on bars, handstand flat backs on vault and be comfortable on the medium balance beams.
Pre-requisites: Promotion from an Intermediate Rubies class or through an assessment
Class Length: 1 1/2 hours, 2 days per week

Advanced Diamonds
An advanced class for girls who are ready to work back handsprings, kips, acro skills on beam, front handspring vaults and more. To enter this class girls should have nice round-off rebounds and back walkovers, front hip circles (or close to) and basic jumps, leaps and a handstand on beam.
Completion of this class leads to our junior high class or invitation to one of our team programs.
Pre-requisites: Promoted from Intermediate Plus or through an assessment
Class Length: 2 hours, 2 days per week

Co-Ed Junior High & High School Gymnastics
Beginning through advanced level gymnastics for junior high and high school aged gymnasts.
Pre-requisites: None
Class Length: 1 1/2 hours, 1 day per week

Co-Ed Junior High & High School Tumbling
Beginning/Intermediate Tumbling is for boys and girls still working on perfecting cartwheels, handstands, walkovers and round-offs. Our Intermediate/Advanced Tumbling is for boys and girls working on handsprings, front and back tucks, layouts and beginning twisting and connecting tumbling passes. Class work is done on our spring floor, trampoline, tumble trak and tumble strip as well as rotations to work on improving strength and flexibility.
Pre-requisites: None
Class Length: 1.5 hours, 1 or 2 days per week